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DMU Community TOPPS

Thursday, May 6 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Olsen Center

DMU Community TOPPS (Teaching Osteopathic Practice & Principles to Students) event that the OMM Department will be hosting Thursday, May 6.

 

The event is open to all DMU faculty, staff, clinicians, and students at DMU – including PT, PA, DPM, and master’s programs students. As participants in the event, the DMU community members will be volunteers to help first and second year DO students practice osteopathic evaluations and provide hands-on treatments.

 

All DO students will be supervised by OMM Department physicians and the OMM Fellows. DO students will be wearing face masks and eye-protection while working with volunteers. All volunteers and students will be screened upon entering the event.

 

Details:

  • Sign up on PULSE: https://dmu365.sharepoint.com/sites/pulse/community/eventsignup/pages/subpages/ommtopps.aspx
  • Upcoming Date & Time: May 5, 5:00-7:00 pm
  • Location: Olsen Center
  • We ask that volunteers wear loose clothing, face masks and eye protection / face shields. COVID-19 screening will be completed at the door.
  • IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: Every volunteer participant will be screened by DO students, OMM Fellows, and OMM Department physicians prior to receiving any hands-on osteopathic treatments. If there are any symptoms or conditions that require further medical evaluation, the volunteers will be notified by the OMM Department physicians and will not receive hands-on treatment.

 

WE APPRECIATE ALL VOLUNTEERS WHO ARE WILLING TO PARTICIPATE AND HELP US PROVIDE INVALUABLE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES FOR OUR STUDENTS!

 

Please email Dr. Figueroa, Dr. Lewis, or OMM Fellow ’22 with any questions you may have.

 

Sincerely,

 

The OMM Department

Event Type

Special Events

Target Audience

Faculty & Staff

Cost

free

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